Conservation of wildlife & habitats

    How to Clone a Mammoth

    By Beth Shapiro

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    "Could extinct species like mammoths and passenger pigeons be brought back to life? The science says yes. In [this book], Beth Shapiro, evolutionary biologist and pioneer in 'ancient DNA' research, walks readers through the astonishing and controversial process of de-extinction. From deciding which species should be restored, to sequencing their...

    Inglorious

    By Mark Avery

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    Driven grouse shooting, where flocks of Red Grouse are chased by lines of beaters so that they fly over lines of 'guns' that shoot the fast-flying birds, is a peculiarly British fieldsport. It is also peculiarly British in that it is deeply rooted in the British class system. This multi-million...

    Finders Keepers

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    My Wild Life

    By Simon Cowell

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    The true, heart-warming story of how a reluctant City trader left a life of champagne and bonuses to follow his dream of rescuing animals and setting up a wildlife sanctuary, becoming one of the world's leading experts on rescuing wildlife.

    Snow Leopards

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    Snow Leopards: Biodiversity of the World: Conservation from Genes to Landscapes is the only comprehensive work on the biology, behavior, and conservation status of the snow leopard, a species that has long been one of the least studied, and hence poorly understood, of the large cats. Breakthroughs in technologies and...

    New Wild

    By Fred Pearce

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    A provocative exploration of the `new ecology' and why most of what we think we know about alien species is wrong

    In Pursuit of Butterflies: A Fifty-year Affair

    By Matthew Oates

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    Matthew Oates has led a butterflying life. Naturalist, conservationist and passionate lover of poetry, he has devoted himself to these exalted creatures: to their observation, to singing their praises, and to ensuring their survival. Based on fifty years of detailed diaries, In Pursuit of Butterflies is the chronicle of this...

    Aldo Leopold\'s Odyssey, Tenth Anniversary Edition: Rediscovering the Author of A Sand County Almanac

    By Julianne Lutz Warren

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    Aldo Leopold's Odyssey underscores the ever-growing importance of Leopold's ideas in an increasingly human-dominated landscape. Drawing on unpublished archives, Julianne Lutz Warren traces Leopold's quest to define and preserve land health.

    Seabirds of the World

    By David Tipling

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    Eden: Updated 15th Anniversary Edition

    By Tim Smit

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    The Eden Project's Biomes, the world's largest conservatories, are the symbol of a living theatre of plants and people and their interdependence, of regeneration and of a pioneering forum for the exploration of possible futures.

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